If you are trying to trace details of the births/baptisms, marriages and/or burials of Europeans who were born, married or died in South Asia (= including Burma, but excluding Sri Lanka) before independence in 1947/48, then this session should be of interest. Previous knowledge of the topic is neither expected nor required. The session includes […]

This session provides information about the wealth of printed, online and visual material available to family history researchers in forms such as wills, photographs, biographical compilations, newspapers and directories. It is useful, but not necessary, to have attended the introductory family history session. Military ancestry is not covered, being the subject of a separate session. To find […]

A lecture series on British India presented by the British Association for Cemeteries in South Asia in association with the South Asia Centre, LSE. Thursday 5 December India’s Great War: Forgotten Personal Stories George Morton-Jack What part did the Indian Army play in the First World War, and how significant was it? British historian George […]